Cold Case Explorations

Researching Cold and Unsolved Cases from the US and Beyond

New Mexico Cold or Unsolved Cases

Welcome to the intriguing world of unsolved cases in New Mexico. Beyond its vast deserts and rich cultural heritage, the state harbors a treasure trove of mysteries that remain shrouded in ambiguity. These unresolved cases, suspended in time, beckon both amateur sleuths and seasoned investigators to delve into history and unveil concealed truths.

From puzzling disappearances to unresolved serial killings, New Mexico’s enigmatic stories inspire us to uncover the layers of the past and piece together the puzzle that has captivated us for years. Here is a list of cold or unsolved cases in the state of New Mexico (NM) that I’ve written about:

West Mesa Bone Collector

Victims started going missing in May 2003 and bodies were uncovered in February 2009 in West Mesa, NM. At least 11 women are believed to be the victims of this uncaught serial killer. Police have some strong suspects, but no arrests have ever been made in the case.

New Mexican Cities I’ve Written About

This section provides an alphabetically-sorted list of cities in New Mexico where the cases I’ve written about took place, along with the year in which the cases began.

West Mesa, NM